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English definition of “hickey”


noun [C]     /ˈhɪk.i/ US (UK love bite)
a temporary red mark on someone's skin , often the neck , where someone has sucked or bitten it as a sexual act Skin complaints and blemishesSexual activity in generalPhysical and sexual assault and abduction
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